Central location --- minutes from airports
· McAllen-Miller International Airport (MFE) (20minutes)
· Harlingen International Airport (HAR) (35 minutes)

South Padre Island (60 minutes)
Plenty of shopping
· 25 minutes to Progreso, Mexico
· 35 minutes to Reynosa, Mexico
Walking distance to popular flea market and farmer's market
Accessible banks and ATMs
Recreation hall with plenty of fellowship
Birding and butterfly paradise at nearby Santa Ana National Wildlife Refuge
Texas friendly cultural diversity
Subtropical climate with mild winters
Plenty of "Ruby Red" grapefruit and plenty of other grown fruits and vegetables available at several farmer markets near by
Plenty of fairs: Texas Butterfly Festival, Local Flavors Tour, Community Health Fair and Marketplace, Texas Citrus Fiesta, Winter Texan Fiesta
Laid back life style where pets are welcomed
Small enough resort for folks to enjoy big friendships
A great place to spend a week, a winter or a life-time